False Equivalence - Are There Some Issues That Don’t Merit a “Both Sides” Approach?


Good journalists almost always try to give equal voice to both sides of an issue, But there are times when doing so could spread misinformation. Are there some issues that don't merit a "Both Sides" approach on news outlets that claim to be fair and balanced?

Make & Share

Elevate the discussion with a Make & Share.  Research a news story or topic that has a false equivalence (GMOs, Vaccines, Flat Earth...) Create a presentation about both sides of the story and what makes the equivalency false.

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